Deck the halls .... with lead UPDATE: two dead in LR, one in Stuttgart | Arkansas Blog

Monday, November 27, 2017

Deck the halls .... with lead UPDATE: two dead in LR, one in Stuttgart

Posted By on Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 7:14 AM

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On a slow news morning — only the report of a homicide in the 12000 block of Stagecoach Road with a SWAT callout in local headlines — I was drawn to this report on KTHV:

Local gun dealers reported the same spike in gun sales experienced nationwide on Black Friday. A single-day record 200,000 background checks were processed Friday and one local dealer reported sales seven times the normal level.

Peace on earth.

UPDATE: Police now say the call on Stagecoach was a murder/suicide in the Knollwood mobile home park.

IN OTHER GUN DEATHS: State Police say Charles Lindel Ice, 39, was fatally shot Sunday afternoon in Stuttgart. He'd been in a fight with another man. Morgan McDonald, 30, has been charged with first-degree murder, State Police said.

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